Sentence Examples


  • But the terms passport and sea-letter are often used indiscriminately.
  • Chinese literary examinations ceased to be a passport to office.
  • The violation of a passport, or safe conduct, is a grave breach of international law.
  • In 1138 Conrad of Hohenstaufen was elected German king, 1 He protested against the passport system as likely to lead to a war with France, for which he preferred not to be responsible (Letter to Wilmowski, Denkw.
  • In the case of the ship of a neutral power, the passport is a requisition by the government of the neutral state to suffer the vessel tc pass freely with the crew, cargo, passengers, &c., without molestation by the belligerents.